ABC Instituter instructors, Norman Van Gelder and Dale DeAke, both veterans in the field.

ABC Instituter instructors, Norman Van Gelder and Dale DeAke, both veterans in the field.

The ABC Institute

is an accredited online school in the area of Food Safety & Regulations.

The concept and curriculum was developed by Mr. Van Gelder, a pioneer in the field.

The ABC Institute is comprised of a group of industry professionals dedicated to public safety and education. Their instructors have decades experience as chefs, trainers, and operators in the food industry.

The goal of The ABC Institute is to provide comprehensive training in a fun and stimulating online environment. We strive to maintain and uphold the integrity of the food service industry. Our training will provide you with the tools to protect your business, protect your employees, and maintain public safety through training and education. We will keep you and your customers safe.

above: service, teaching, and practice.


above: students in training.

The ABC Institute training program was established to provide ServSafe food safety training to anyone that is looking for more than just a 'conveyor belt course.'  We are certified by the Los Angeles Department of Health, among others.


Food safety techniques illustrated in Sierra Leone, W. Africa, January 2018